Our Team

Our team at Design Specialty Builders holds years of experience mastering the art of carpentry and are trained to build according to the highest standards in home building. In fact, many of our carpenters have been with us for over 20 years—a testament to the team-focused approach of our business.

Stan Arnetveit

Stan Arnetveit, founder of Design Specialty Builders, grew up building homes with his father, and in 1968, formed Design Specialty Builders. Stan quickly became known as the premier builder in the Green Lake area and lead the the construction of hundreds of quality homes and cottages. In 2017 Stan passed the reigns of the business to his son, Erik.

Erik Arnetveit

Erik Arnetveit learned the art of building high-quality homes at a young age as he spent summers on the job with his father, learning from the bottom up. Erik joined Design Specialty Builders full time in 1997 after earning a bachelor's degree in construction management and a minor in business from the University of Wisconsin-Stout and has since taken on ownership of the company. Erik works with Design Specialty Builder's clients from concept through completion–overseeing all aspects of each project and ensuring the highest standards of building are delivered to his clients.